Category: books

very nice // very wtf

very nice // very wtf

Title: Very Nice Author: Marcy Dermansky Pages: 290 Date published: July 2, 2019 CW: gun violence, sexual abuse A brilliantly funny novel of money, sex, race, and bad behavior in the post-Obama era, featuring a wealthy Connecticut divorcĂ©e, her college-age daughter, and the famous American novelist who is seduced by them both. Rachel Klein never […]

Posted February 25, 2020 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 0 Comments
swiftathon: how i did

swiftathon: how i did

Thursday was the last day of Swiftathon, a fun, Taylor Swift/Lover-themed reading challenge. If you want more information about the challenge, you can check out my sign up post here. Today, I’ll be sharing my thoughts on the books I read for the readathon and which prompts I managed to complete.   cruel summer a […]

Posted February 14, 2020 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 3 Comments
all the stars and teeth week announcement

all the stars and teeth week announcement

I am back to being super extra in my book promotion game, this time with Adalyn Grace’s debut fantasy novel, ALL THE STARS AND TEETH, which is being released TODAY, February 4, 2020!! Small disclaimer: I did initially have somewhat mixed thoughts about this book, but as I spent time away from it, I realized […]

Posted February 4, 2020 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 0 Comments
books i’ve dnf’ed this year

books i’ve dnf’ed this year

Folks, I have a problem, and the problem is all the books I’ve DNF’ed or decided not to read this year. Even though I’ve read a good amount (4 books as of the writing of this post, not counting all the picture books I’ve read), I’ve also DNF’ed about twice as much as I’ve read. […]

Posted January 28, 2020 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 1 Comment
liked // try — the gravity of us

liked // try — the gravity of us

For today’s THE GRAVITY OF US week post, I’ll be recommending books to try if you like this book:   if you want more aspiring journalist characters… Aspiring reporter Piper Baird decides to write a scathing exposĂ© on the overprivileged students at an elite Washington, DC, school, only for her life to change when she […]

Posted January 23, 2020 by cottoncandybookwitch in books / 3 Comments